Russia continues to put pressure on Kharkiv region and towards Pokrovsk – the main points from the General Staff's report

Russia continues to put pressure on Kharkiv region and towards Pokrovsk – the main points from the General Staff's report

Key events at the front over the past day / Photo: General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine / Facebook / Photo: General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine / Facebook

The operational situation in the east and south of Ukraine remains difficult.

Since the beginning of May 26, the number of combat encounters along the entire front line has increased to 83.

This is stated in the evening report of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine as of 19:00 on May 26.

During the day, the enemy activity in the Kupiansk direction almost doubled. And the most battles since the beginning of the day took place in the Pokrovsk direction.

Russian offensive in Kharkiv region

In the Kharkiv direction, the enemy continues attempts to improve their tactical position in the areas of Vovchansk and Lyptsi. Lyptsi was also struck by three guided bombs. Overall, the Russian occupiers have dropped 22 guided aerial bombs in the north of Kharkiv region today.

Russian offensive in the north of Kharkiv region on the map / Photo: Deepstatemap / Photo: Deepstatemap

Since the beginning of the day, 6 out of 21 combat encounters are ongoing in the Kupiansk direction. Enemy assault actions continue in the areas of Novoyehorivka, Petropavlivka, Berestove and Hrekivka. The occupiers do not cease airstrikes. Two more occurred near Bohuslavka and Shyikivka.

Russian offensive in Donetsk region

In the Lyman direction, as of 19:00, a battle is ongoing in the area of Terny.

In the Pokrovsk direction, there have been 31 combat encounters so far. The enemy, supported by aviation, is focusing its main efforts in the areas of Novooleksandrivka, Sokil and Umanske. They also conducted three airstrikes near Skuchne and Novoselivka Persha.

Pokrovsk direction on the map

Today, the invaders have already lost 244 military personnel killed and wounded in this direction. Additionally, our troops destroyed an enemy tank, two BMPs, three armored personnel carriers, and a vehicle, as well as damaged a mortar.

The Russians continue to strike with guided aerial bombs and unguided missiles in the Vremivka direction near Staromayorske, Urozhayne and Olhivske. The number of combat encounters has not changed.

In the Kurakhove direction, the Russians dropped two guided aerial bombs in the area of Kostiantynivka.

Left Bank of Kherson region

In the Prydniprovskiy direction, in the area of Krynky, the total number of Russian attacks has increased to four.

Read also:

Related topics:

Next publication